What To Do When You Are Highly Qualified But Undervalued In The Workplace?

By |February 7th, 2016|Career Opportunities, Leadership|

What To Do When You Are Highly Qualified But Undervalued In The Workplace? By Eryka T. Johnson During my recent book launch and signing of Own Your Life at Barnes & Noble, I received a question from a Periscope audience member watching the event live. I wanted to share her question with our women’s leadership community. Dear Eryka, What is your advice for women who are undervalued but highly qualified in the workplace?   Woman Influencer, Thank you for your question. Although a great question, it is a loaded one that I will do my best to un-pack in this [...]

3 Must Haves to Include on Your Vision Board

By |January 17th, 2016|Goal Setting, Leadership, Motivational, Personal Branding, Self-Improvement|

[Women Leaders] 3 Must Haves to Include on Your Vision Board This is post #3 in the "Vision Board" Series. If you did not read post #2, go back now. Here's the link. As we mentioned previously, vision boards are powerful tools to help you reach your goals. If you are creating a vision board from the holistic approach, you must include items that will help you be a more effective leader of your LIFE. Because leadership is a responsibility rather than a role, you must be intentional. One way to do that is to include three must haves on [...]

3 Career Mistakes You Make Keeping You Stuck In Your Current Role

By |November 11th, 2015|Career Opportunities, Get Unstuck, Leadership, Personal Branding, Self-Improvement|

3 Career Mistakes You Make Keeping You Stuck In Your Current Role By Eryka T. Johnson Do you feel stuck in your current role? Have you been in it more than three years? It’s easy to believe you are doing all the right things and making all the right career decisions particularly if your manager says nothing. On the other hand, the silence could mean something totally different. The reality is you are responsible for your own career. Although you have leaders, you are the key stakeholder when it comes to managing your career. You want to display the right [...]

Eryka’s Top Work Life Balance Tips for Women Leaders

By |March 7th, 2015|Leadership, Self-Improvement, Stress|

Eryka’s Top Work Life Balance Tips for Women Leaders By Eryka T. Johnson As a leader, entrepreneur, mother, wife, and engineer, often times balance becomes an issue for me. I would love to be ‘all things to everybody at all times” but that’s not my reality. Actually, it’s a misconception. You physically cannot be in 10 places at one time without burnout. Today, let’s discuss how to prevent burnout with these top work life balance tips for women leaders. It wasn’t easy raising kids, keeping my home clean, dating my husband, completing assignments on time at work, and providing direction to [...]